Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Tapaculos :: White-crowned Tapaculo

White-crowned Tapaculo Scytalopus atratus

Described by: Hellmayr (1922)
Alternate common name(s): Northern White-crowned Tapaculo, Boyaca Tapaculo, Perija Tapaculo, Rufous-vented Tapaculo
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Nw. to cw. South America;
Fragmented distribution;
(1). E. Andes from c. Peru n. to e. Ecuador (Volcan Sumaco-Pan de Azucar in Napo, Cordillera de Cutucu in Morona-Santiago and Cordillera del Condor in Zamora-Chinchipe))and s. Colombia.
(2) C. and w. Andes of Colombia.
(3) E. Colombia and w. Venezuela (Sierra de Perija and adjacent Tachira(?)).


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Jeff Blincows Sound Gallery


Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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